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Declare Karimnagar district as 'drought hit': BJP

PTI
Published May 16, 2016, 9:09 pm IST
Updated May 16, 2016, 9:09 pm IST
Due to scarcity of water, the farmers are unable to take up agricultural work.
BJP demands Telangana government to declare Karimanagar as drought-hit. (Photo: PTI)
 BJP demands Telangana government to declare Karimanagar as drought-hit. (Photo: PTI)

Karimnagar: BJP workers and leaders staged a `dharna' here on Monday in support of their demand that Karimnagar district be declared as 'drought hit'.

The sit-in was held in front of Collectorate complex.

 

Speaking on the occasion, Telangana BJP President K Laxman asked Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao to declare the district as 'drought-hit'.

He said due to scarcity of water, the farmers are unable to take up agricultural work.

Laxman said the TRS Government should immediately respond to the situation and give a helping hand to the farmers.

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Location: India, Telangana, Karimnagar




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